Unofficial Hong Kong vote sees new generation take over battle for democracy

15 July 2020, 4:35 PM
A younger, more defiant generation of Hong Kong democrats has secured the most votes in unofficial primary elections in the Chinese-ruled city, setting the stage for a battle with pro-Beijing politicians for control of the city’s legislature.
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